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Pastor Bryan Stamper Reopening VIDEO update

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A Letter from your Pastors

To the beloved saints of God who together form the Body of Christ as RB Community Church,...

Our Strategy to Reopen

This is the outline of our approach to activate in person activities on the RB Community Presbyterian campus. Safety is of the utmost importance - we not only serve each...

FFCC Says THANK YOU

Dear RBCC Congregants,...

How Do Those Who Give Care, Stay Encouraged?

These months of facing the covid-19 have been intense for many people. Those who were already facing challenges; whether health, financial, relational, were doubly stretched....

Returning To Church Survey

Our reopening survey opens on May 24th. The 14 question survey relates to reopening and personal health....

Reopening Update for RB Community

RB Community has always been a church focused on providing a safe place for people to gather in love and care for each other. As the church begins to open following the...

Addams Family Musical DVD available to order

The Addams Family Musical DVD is on sale!!  The Youth Music and Theater cast didn't get to perform for a public audience, but we did get to perform for family and a videographer....

Dont' Go it Alone

As our social isolation continues, RB Community Pastoral care continues to provide you with helpful resources for your mental health....

2020 Coronavirus Update

FRIDAY MAY 15TH 2020 UPDATE...

Did You Know...Try Receiving and Releasing

Last week, we delivered over six truck / car loads of food to Friends and Family Community Connections. Someone from FFCC called Elaine Johnson to say how blessed they...

Thank You to First Responders

Thank You hardly seems like enough when we think about how readily first responders jump to our needs when called on day or night. The COVID-19 pandemic has again put...

Cooking for One Mexican Fiesta

See recipes featured on Cooking with Kimberley Episode 2 Cooking for One. If you haven't watched the show you can tune in ...

Did You Know...God is Teaching You

What is God teaching you right now? Pastor Bryan asked this question at the end of his sermon and it really resonated with me....

Packed With Love

Each month RB Community provides 100 sack lunches for clients of Interfaith Community Services. Even with COVID-19 and \"shelter in place\" we have been able to provide...

Tribute to our Parish Nurses on the Pandemic Frontlines

National Nurses Week May 6 to 12 provides an opportunity to honor the work of our nurses. We are privileged to support Christian nurses who are a source of inspiration...

Did You Know...Relationships are Important

It is amazing how God puts us in a new space and provides the resources for you to reflect, learn, and grow in your faith with Him. I am doing two unrelated things right...

Pastoral Perspectives - "Rush In"

We are Presbyterian pastors in the PCUSA, currently serving in San Diego Presbytery during the global COVID-19 pandemic. We meet by Zoom to support one another, and to...

A testimony about healing & mental health

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But what would I say?

“Hmm, no one has called for a few days. I know my family is very busy, but I sure love those calls during this time when we are all “shut in,” What should I do Lord?...

Did You Know...You Can Be an Encourager to Others

I was in a meeting on Saturday and the person praying at the end said “stay safe and make a significant difference”. I wrote that down right away, because it was encouraging....

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Friends & Family Community Connection (FFCC) is a 100% volunteer non-profit that provides grocery supplies on a regular basis to over 800 families in the Poway, Carmel...

Pastor Mofid Shares How We Are “Created New in Christ"

“Created New in Christ\"...

Nothing Can Stop Prayer

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER THEME:  “PRAY GOD’S GLORY ACROSS THE EARTH” Habakkuk 2:14...

Adult Education Will Be Different This Semester

Our College of the Bible will have a much different look for this Summer Semester. Normally, we would be distributing our Catalogue to the congregation on Easter Sunday....

College of Marriage Begins Online May 5th

As part of building disciples, we are offering an ...

New Book Club Forming on Zoom

Do you enjoy reading? Perhaps you've been reading even more than usual lately! Would you be interested in participating in a book club via Zoom, the home computer capability...

Skidding in Broadside

“Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke,\r\n\r\n-Hunter S. Thompson, ...

Helping Interfaith Serve Those in Need

Interfaith Community Services started over 40 years ago, when a group of faith leaders came together for their neighbors as the needs of the community grew. This group...

Stephen Ministers Are Here For You

We are certainly in an unusual time with new unusual stresses.  Whether you are home alone, or home with a spouse and children, we want you to know that Stephen Ministers...

Encouragement from Pastor Mofid

Lent - ...

Delivering Sack Lunches

In this time of uncertainty, RB Community is continuing to meet our commitment of delivering 100 sack lunches for clients of Interfaith Community Services in Escondido....

Encouragement from Pastor Mofid

Grace to you and Peace,...

A Group Educational Resource Provided for You by The College of the Bible

Ligonier Ministries, a teaching fellowship of R.C. Sproul, a well know and respected Reformed theologian, has opened it's Group Study program to everyone for free until...

Arabic Ministry 3-15-2020

Mofid's latest message and announcements for our Arabic family members can be found here...

Warm Blankets for Cold Nights

REJOICE in knowing that RB Community has provided 168 blankets to help keep homeless men, women, and children warm on cold nights. The blankets have been distributed...

March 2020 Outreach Focus - Solutions for Change

During the month of March RB Community is focusing our local outreach support on Solutions for Change (pictured with Dr Stamper is Chris Megison, their CEO). Solutions...

Boy Scout Troop 680 celebrates 50th anniversary

Boy Scouts of America Troop 680 recently celebrated 50 years of its members experiencing outdoor adventures and leadership opportunities while also serving the community...

Lent 2020

In the Lenten season, we are going to be challenged to fast and feast on the Word of Christ. The six weeks leading up to Jesus’ death and resurrection provide opportunities...

Important But Hidden Ministry

Our sanctuary always looks so nice. Even when we have services back to back it is clean and all the materials are replenished in the pew backs. How does this happen...

Eye Opening Mission Trip

My family has been involved at RB Community for a number of years and it was through the youth ministry that I became interested in mission and service to others. Currently,...

Souper Bowl of Caring

On Sunday, February 2nd Super Bowl meant more than just a football game to the RB Community congregation. With the help of Carpenters Fellowship, Boy Scout Troop 680,...

Many Hands Make Light Work

For the past 20 years, RB Community has offered a wonderful ministry called “Helping Hands.” This ministry has loving volunteers who make house calls to help community...

Our Focus for 2020

The elders of RB Community approved a new focus for the calendar year 2020. We’ve done this before, creating a task force for 2019 consisting of elders, deacons, members...

Face to Face Encounter at RB Community

RB Community will be hosting a Face to Face encounter on March 6, 7, 13, 14 from 8am – 3pm each of those days.  ...

Brent Barclay's sermon

We celebrate the opportunity to support Brent Barclay as a student nearing the end of the ordination for ministry process....

New Christian Mental Health Support Group

RB Community is pleased to announce a new Christian Mental Health Support Group starting February 18 for 15 Tuesday nights facilitated by Sherry LaCorte and Suzie Wick....

New Bylaws Ready For Congregational Vote

Session has passed a new set of bylaws that are posted ...

An Important note from the CEO of Interfaith about homelessness

From our Senior Pastor...

There's a NEW DAY in San Diego

Presbyterian Urban Ministries (PUM) has been operating in the Grant Hills neighborhood of San Diego since 1968 as an outreach of the San Diego Presbytery....

A testimony about finding a church

https://player.vimeo.com/video/356788861...

Resale Shop Update

Dear Resale Shop Council and Resale Shop volunteers,...

Angel Tree Donations Bless Military Families

Through the generosity of the RB Community congregation our Military Family Ministry and the San Diego Military Outreach Ministry were able to bless 60 families with...

Heartstrings Ministry

Over 11 years ago Heartstrings Ministry was started when Cyndi Nolan put a notice in the church bulletin inviting anyone who liked to knit to join a group meeting on...

Christmas Blessings to You

The Pastoral staff at RB Community church would like to wish you all the best this Christmas season. ...

Tips for Handling Holiday Stress

Parish Nurse Marilyn Glover has collected valuable information to help us this holiday season as we see in this picture of staff discussing the tips for handling stress....

A Gift That Keeps on Giving

How can we help people remember how much we care and continue in our prayers for them? ...

Turkeys for Students at Monroe Clark Middle School

It takes special people to work at a middle school. It requires people with patience, kindness, creativity, a sense of humor, and a generosity of spirit that makes room...

Transform Your Life through Stephen Ministry Training

We are blessed as a church family at RB Community to have Dr.’s Bob and Jeanette Lauer with us. In addition to teaching a popular bible study on Sunday mornings, they...

Blessing Others Through Outreach Ministry

As you participate in individual outreach efforts or events you may not realize the impact the RB Community congregation is having within our local communities. But,...

Students Unite in Prayer

My name is Andrew Han, a senior at RBHS, it has been a phenomenal experience and an honor to be able to participate in “See You At The Pole” for six years and lead them...

How To Survive the Holidays After Loss

GriefShare is a support group that provides care for people all year round, but the group is especially attentive to needs during the holiday season. They have excellent...

One Habit We Shouldn't Form

In a recent study by Pew Research Center, the percentage of Americans who say they “seldom” or “never” attend religious services (aside from weddings and funerals) has...

What Can I Give?

The last few articles from Pastoral Care Ministry have discussed, “What Can I Say?” and “Who Are You Going to Call?” Now we’re gonna talk about, “What Can I Give?”...

Hands of the Carpenter

The Carpenter's Ministry began 25 years ago at RB Community under the leadership of Bob and Dorothy Kirkpatrick. The mission was to show God's love through hands on service...

Cookie Monster at RJ Donovan Prison

Kairos creates Christian communities inside prisons that can transform lives, decrease prison violence, and reduce recidivism. Kairos (God's Special Time) invites inmates...

Reaching Out to College Students

Josh and Sarah Dean have been members of RB Community for six years and are actively involved with CRU Campus Ministries in San Diego County. Read on to see how their...

What Can You Say?

Yes, what can you say to someone who has lost a family member or dear friend; or to someone who has received the news that their illness has become terminal?  In our...

Honor Flight for Veteran

Lowell Market was recently honored with a flight to the Korean War Memorial in Washington D.C. As a veteran of the Korean War, Honor Flight San Diego, selected him for...